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An environmentalist's lessons for an improvisational life

18 mins | Jan 15, 2022
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Start with what you observe and see where it takes you. No matter where you go, your surroundings will look very different over time. The world around us transforms between seasons, generations and epochs, becoming less recognisable the further we look back or forward. Taking this knowledge and using a little imagination to travel through time and nature is one of the critical elements of environmental learning. Environmentalist Mitchell Thomashow explores the balance between the structured way of thinking prized by educational institutions and workplaces alike, and the imaginative improvisation of environmental time travel, using it to go off the trail into a more improvisational life.
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